What is an effective treatment for baby hip dislocation?

Orthopedist. Need to see a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Early treatment usually involves the wearing of a pavlik harness to keep the hips in a correct anatomical orientation. Sometimes surgery is required .

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Can I know treatment for congenital hip dislocation for 23yrs women?

See below. Congenital hip dysplasia is the new name for that conditions you asking about. The treatment varies depending who many changes happen, it could different operations, you need to check with orthopedic surgeon how has experience with these operations. Read more...
Yes. Developmental dysplasia of the hip (ddh) is the current term. Options for treatment include observation, osteotomies and replacement. Speak with your doctor about which option is best for you. Read more...

Hi, I am 24 weeks pregnant and I have just had a hip dislocation am in serious pain. What could be the cause and treatment. I?

Orthopedic surgeon. Hip dislocation? Have you been seen in the er. If not you need to be. A hip dislocation is a serious problem and would need evaluation by an orthopedic surgeon. It is usually caused a fall or serious trauma like a car accident. If this is really what you meant then you should be seen in the er now. Read more...

How can I avoid my hip dislocation from hurting a lot?

Don't dislocate! Hip dislocation is serious, very uncommon and usually associated with major violent trauma. Please get another opinion as to what is happening and why it hurts. Read more...

Popping a sign of partial hip dislocation?

Several causes. Popping with a hip implant may represent scar, impingement on psoas tendon, impingement on hip abductors, acetabular and femoral alignment, loose bodies, hip adductor impingement/strain, implant loosening, among others. Read more...

Is it ok to do bungee jump, cured form hip dislocation 8 months back?

Why? When you play with fire, you can get burned buddy! life has many different motivations for different people. Many folks seem to bask in the glory of induced bodily injuries... Sort of like medals of glory! you probably can, but is it worth it to you? Read more...

Will surgery for hip dislocation leave a scar?

Yes. Unfortunately, we don't have a way to operate without leaving a scar, unless you have surgery performed by notes (natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery). The hip is not accessible from any natural orifice so there will be a scar. Some doctors make smaller incisions than others so you might search around for the right doctor. Your personal doctor could help. Read more...

How could hip dislocation affect pregnancy?

Canal width... Hip dislocations may affect the ability of the pelvic muscles to function properly during labor; and may impede the head of the fetus from "dropping" into the birth canal effectively. It may also interfere with the process of labor...Best to ask your OB about this; c-sections may be a consideration in this case. Read more...